Also called African American History Month, the celebration was originally recognized as Negro History Week until 1976 when it expanded to a month. Learn more HERE.
Watch the videos in the playlist above which include:
- Philadelphia rapper Chill Moody's spoken word poem
- A look at Shaw University's rich history: The oldest HBCU in the South
- The 2021 Kingdom Day Celebration
- Santa Ana museum honors Marine Corps sergeant who broke barriers
- Black families and honoring the history of their ancestors
- 'FACEism' and the history behind blackface
CLICK HERE for more Black History Month stories.